Department Launches Multimedia Journalism Major

By Whitney Wender (@whitney_wender) In its latest curriculum update to keep pace with digital advances, the UW Oshkosh Department of Journalism will be offering a new multimedia journalism major for Fall 2018. Students in the ACEJMC-accredited journalism program previously could choose from journalism  or public relations (CEPR). Within the journalism major, emphases were offered in… Read More Department Launches Multimedia Journalism Major

Students Honored at Department of Journalism Student Achievement Gathering

By Lizzy Ritschard (@lizzymritschard) Many remarkable students from the Department of Journalism received awards at the UW Oshkosh Honors and Awards Ceremony and the department’s Student Achievement Gathering for Spring 2018. This year ten students were presented with the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence and we are proud to say that three of them are Department… Read More Students Honored at Department of Journalism Student Achievement Gathering

Distinguished Alumni, Jeff Griffith, Speaks to UWO Advertising Club

By Ashley Statz (@uwo_adclub) You might recall the name Jeff Griffith, a past Journalism student at UW Oshkosh who has since been awarded an Outstanding Young Alumni award in 1989, as well as a Distinguished Alumni award in 2013. The busy creative director took time last Wednesday for a video meeting with the UWO Advertising… Read More Distinguished Alumni, Jeff Griffith, Speaks to UWO Advertising Club

Connect With Fellow UW Oshkosh Journalism Alumni on Facebook

By Taylor Kuehl (@TaylorKuehlUWO) Are you interested in tapping into a special network of media professionals that connects alumni and current University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh journalism department students? A Facebook group named UW Oshkosh Journalism Alumni & Students is the perfect place to do so! Reasoning Behind The Facebook Page Cindy Schultz, academic department associate, said… Read More Connect With Fellow UW Oshkosh Journalism Alumni on Facebook

UW Oshkosh Journalism Alumnus “Moved Fast With Stable Infra”

By Taylor Kuehl (@TaylorKuehlUWO) Self-proclaimed advertising nerd, Brody Karmenzind, received a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism, with an emphasis in advertising in 2014. After graduation, he gained invaluable experience while working for Pandora. It was when the opportunity to work for Facebook presented itself, that Karmenzind jumped at the chance to continue to grow within… Read More UW Oshkosh Journalism Alumnus “Moved Fast With Stable Infra”

The Trend of Google Analytics

By Allie Weitekamp (@weitekamp_allie) In the Journalism Department, one of the major tools professors are discussing in classes is Google Analytics. Google Analytics is a tool to study how users are interacting with web pages and blogs. It also helps measure advertising ROI, track Flash, video and social networking sites. Google states, “Google Analytics makes… Read More The Trend of Google Analytics